KKR VS RCB Dream 11 Prediction Match 30 Kolkata Knight Riders Vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
The 30th match of this IPL season is going to be played between KKR and RCB on 3rd May 2021. Both the team played really well in the last season. But, if we talk about the squad of both the teams, then, KKR definitely has a stronger team than RCB. So, there are chances that KKR will win this match.
A heated rivalry has existed between KKR and RCB right from the first match of the edition itself where the RCB was inflicted with perhaps the most humiliating loss ever In the history of IPL. KKR crushed RCB defeating them by a humongous 140 runs on the inaugural match of the inaugural edition of IPL on 18th of April 2008 at Bangalore.
Out of the 27 encounters so far KKR has undoubtedly emerged on the top winning 15 matches while RCB has managed to win 12. The last encounter between these two teams took place on 21st October last year in 2020 which resulted in an RCB victory by 8 wickets.
This match is going to be played on 3rd May 2021 at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
The pitch is going to be perfect for both bowlers and the batters.
The weather is going to be normal with a maximum temperature of 39 degrees Celsius and a minimum temperature of 27 degrees Celsius.
KKR captain Eoin Morgan gave an update on his fitness as he said the gap between the ODI series between India-England and IPL gave him the best time to recover. Morgan, England’s limited-overs skipper, missed the final two ODIs against India after sustaining a split webbing between his thumb and index finger in the series opener.
Morgan’s injury required four stitches and KKR fans were in worry whether the talismanic leader will miss a few games early in IPL 2021 due to the injury. However, Morgan has said that he is feeling a lot better now and is looking forward to his progress in the coming days.
Top Players Of KKR
- Andre Russell is the star of KKR. He already established a record in IPL 2019 while he was on a batting rampage as he struck 52 big ones out of the park. Russell was also brilliant with the ball and has won several games for the Knight Riders single-handedly.
- Sunil Narine is one of KKR’s pace bowlers and has troubled batsmen for several seasons now. What has been a happy surprise for KKR, is his recent developing batting skills. Narine has been opening the batting for KKR quite a few times and swinging it like there’s no tomorrow.
Top Players Of RCB
- AB de Villiers is unarguably one of the best when it comes to T20 cricket. AB has the reputation of taking the bowler for a ride all around the ground with his 360° hitting. We can surely expect him to light the stadiums up in IPL 2021.
- Devdutt Padikkal, Not a new addition to the RCB 2021 Squad, is the Karnataka opener Devdutt Padikkal. He showed his mettle to the world during IPL 2020, scoring more runs in the season than teammates Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers.
KKR VS RCB Probable Playing XIs
KKR XI: Eoin Morgan (captain), Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Dinesh Karthik, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine/Shakib Al Hasan, Pat Cummins, Harbhajan Singh/Shivam Mavi, Varun Charavarthy, Prasidh Krishna
RCB XI: Virat Kohli (captain), Devdutt Padikkal, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers (wicketkeeper), Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Kyle Jameison, Daniel Sams, Harshal Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Yuzvendra Chahal
KKR VS RCB Dream 11 Prediction
Batsmen: Devdutt Padikkal, Virat Kohli, Nitish Rana, AB de Villiers
Wicketkeeper: Dinesh Karthik
All-rounders: Shahbaz Ahmed, Kyle Jameison, Andre Russell
Bowlers: Mohammed Siraj, Varun Chakravarthy, Pat Cummins
Captain: AB de Villiers
Vice-captain: Andre Russell